A Commercial and Government Entity (CAGE) Code is a unique identifier assigned to suppliers to US government and DoD agencies. A CAGE codes provide a standardized method of identifying a given supplier and facility at a specific location. The information associated with a CAGE code includes name, address, phone numbers, business type, number of employees and other information specific to a supplier. Contracts issued by a government agency or the DoD will be tracked by a suppliers CAGE Code.
Any US organization wishing to be a supplier to the DoD cab be issued a CAGE Code by the Defense Logistics Information Service (DLIS). DLIS provides the capability:
A CAGE Code is also required for registering in the System for Award Management (SAMS). If you are a vendor located in the U.S. and do not have a CAGE Code, a CAGE Code will be assigned when you register in the CCR System for the first time. A foreign vendor must contact its country representative to receive its National-CAGE Code assignment.
Send DD Form 2051 to DLIS CAGE Code Office
DLA Logistics Information Service (DLIS)
ATTN: DLA LIS-LAC Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center
74 North Washington
Battle Creek, MI 49037-3084
AcqLinks and References:
- Website: US Federal Contract Registration
- Website: System for Award Management (SAMS)
- Defense Logistics Information Service (DLIS)
- CAGE Code Search
- DD Form 2051